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Wednesday, March 29

Active Video Game Study recruiting 8-12 year olds

Active Video Game Study recruiting 8-12 year olds

Are you the parent of an 8-12 year-old child who - likes to play video games? - doesn’t get enough exercise? - lives in the Greater Boston area? ...

Online / Email /Phone  
Are you interested in playing some active video games?

Are you interested in playing some active video...

Are you between 18 and 25, with no physical or psychological issues that would prevent you from exercising, and living in the Greater Boston area? The...

Health Technology Lab, 214  
Back on My Feet Boston Healthy Food Healthy You

Back on My Feet Boston Healthy Food Healthy You

Looking for volunteers who are interested in food & fitness and want to give back to their community! On Friday, April 7th from 10am-12pm, Northeastern’s...

YMCA  
Calling all infants 6 months and younger!

Calling all infants 6 months and younger!

We are examining the relation between sucking and visual preferences! Please come to the lab for no more than 1 hour to complete the study. Free parking...

132 Forsyth Building  
Culture Brain Study

Culture Brain Study

Sign up for a study examining emotion processing in Mandarin speakers; We will measure your neural responses using light-based technology. You must be...

 
Making Judgments of Others

Making Judgments of Others

Earn $15 for less than 90 minutes! We are studying how people make judgments about other people whom they see on video. You will watch short videos, make...

Nightingale Hall  
Northeastern University Study on Media Use among Autistic Children and Families

Northeastern University Study on Media Use...

Dr. Meryl Alper, an Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at Northeastern University, is recruiting families in the Greater Boston area to take part...

 
Online Research Study for Black female NU students!

Online Research Study for Black female NU...

Are you a Black female NU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about cultural perceptions! Complete two online surveys and enter a...

 
Research Study for Black female NU students!

Research Study for Black female NU students!

Are you a Black female NU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about cultural perceptions! Participate in an individual or group...

 
Research Study looking for Couples!

Research Study looking for Couples!

Northeastern is looking for volunteers to participate in a study to evaluate technology designed to help couples improve their communication skills. It takes...

 
Special Spirit Basketball Game

Special Spirit Basketball Game

Ready for some fun? We are back for our second year! Northeastern University will host second annual Special Spirit Basketball Game! Two local Massachusetts...

Cabot, Solomon Court  
Study for Black female NU students!

Study for Black female NU students!

Are you a Black female NU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about cultural perceptions! Participate in a group interview and...

 
Undergraduates needed for health study in the Applied Psychology Lab!

Undergraduates needed for health study in the...

We are recruiting undergraduate students between the ages of 18-25 to take part in a study looking at health behaviors and habits among university students....

Online  
DO YOU HAVE KNEE PAIN? Volunteers needed for a research study at NU

DO YOU HAVE KNEE PAIN? Volunteers needed for a... 8am

Knee osteoarthritis is a leading cause of pain and disability in the population. Little is known about the lower extremity strength of individuals with knee...

Richards Hall  
NUVis Workshop: Basic Cartography and Map Design

NUVis Workshop: Basic Cartography and Map Design 9am

Title: Basic Cartography and Map Design Speaker(s): Steven Braun, Northeastern University Data Analytics and Visualization Specialist; Bahare...

 
Receive $300 for a research study.

Receive $300 for a research study. 9am

See this flyer for study information: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BxXAQzJODNhray01M0xzWHlVMEk If you are interested, please email the address below....

 
Network Science Institute: Networks and the Unintended Consequences of Communication

Network Science Institute: Networks and the... 10am

Title: Networks and the Unintended Consequences of Communication Speaker: Sandra González-Bailón, Affiliated Faculty at the Warren Center for Network and...

 
Participate in a research study about the meaning of life and eating, exercise, & body image

Participate in a research study about the... 10am

Are you a NEU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about the meaning of life and eating, exercise, and body image! Complete an online...

 
Social Media Tools for Teaching and Learning

Social Media Tools for Teaching and Learning 10am

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. Social Media options have evolved rapidly, which opens new and exciting possibilities for teaching, learning,...

Snell Library, Discovery Lab - Snell Library 138A  
Girls & Sex: Navigating from Shame and Regret to Integrity and Joy with author Peggy Orenstein

Girls & Sex: Navigating from Shame and... 10:30am

New York Times best-selling author Peggy Orenstein will read from and discuss her newest book, Girls & Sex. Books will be available for sale and the author...

Curry Student Center, 318-322  
BioE Seminar: Khalid Shah, Ph.D.

BioE Seminar: Khalid Shah, Ph.D. 11am

Khalid Shah, Ph.D. Director Center for Stem Cell Therapeutics and Imaging Brigham and Women’s Hospital Associate Professor Harvard Medical School “Engineered...

 
Engineering Wednesdays

Engineering Wednesdays 11am

The College of Engineering holds "Engineering Wednesday" presentations and tours most Wednesdays year round starting from the Visitor's Center. This "mini"...

 
ASCE Lecture Series - Town Hall Meeting

ASCE Lecture Series - Town Hall Meeting 11:45am

Please join the NU Student Chapter of ASCE in 108 Snell Engineering for this week's lecture! This week, department chair Professor Hajjar will lead the town...

 
Time Management & Procrastination Workshop

Time Management & Procrastination Workshop 11:45am

Are you a victim of your own procrastination? Come learn about how to manage your time, how to avoid those sneaky procrastination traps, and enjoy some pizza...

 
Chemistry Colloquia Series: Dr. Shana Sturla

Chemistry Colloquia Series: Dr. Shana Sturla 12pm

Associate Professor for Food and Nutrition Toxicology ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Health Sciences and Technology Tentative Topic:...

378 The Fenway  
Impact Investing at Northeastern

Impact Investing at Northeastern 12pm

Impact Investing at Northeastern: Exploring the Field and Collaborative Opportunities for School of Law Faculty and Students Responsible investing, is not...

250 Dockser Hall  
Introduction to Blackboard

Introduction to Blackboard 1pm

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. Learn the basics of Blackboard: navigation, customization, uploading and creating new content, adding media,...

Snell Library, Training Room - Snell Library 140  
Introduction to Blackboard

Introduction to Blackboard 1pm

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. Learn the basics of Blackboard: navigation, customization, uploading and creating new content, adding media,...

Snell Library, Training Room - Snell Library 140  
Meditation with Katy

Meditation with Katy 2:30pm

Join us for 30 minute guided meditation sessions with Katy!

Ell Hall, Sacred Space  
GPRT Seminar: Shamgar Gurevich

GPRT Seminar: Shamgar Gurevich 2:50pm

“Small" Representations of Finite Classical Groups.

Ryder Hall, 155  
Technology for Accessibility and Diverse Learning Styles

Technology for Accessibility and Diverse... 3pm

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. In this course, you'll learn about various technologies that can be used to support the learning of students...

Snell Library, Training Room - Snell Library 140  
Narratives of Change: Stories Behind the Stories

Narratives of Change: Stories Behind the Stories 5:30pm

This three-session writing workshop will give participants a chance to explore and develop their own stories-- memories, events, and recollections-- about...

Northeastern Crossing , classroom  
Brain Awareness Week - Keynote Address - Ed Boyden, MIT

Brain Awareness Week - Keynote Address - Ed... 7pm

Dr. Ed Boyden, Associate Professor, Media Lab and McGovern Institute at MIT will give the keynote address: “Optical Tools for Analyzing and Repairing Brain...

Snell Engineering Bldg., Room 168  

Wednesday, March 29